Imogen is a choreographer, director and movement director. She works throughout the UK and Europe and is based in London.
Imogen works across multiple disciplines; theatre, classical and electronic music, performance installations, film, opera and runs workshops and movement sessions for institutions and community groups across the UK. Imogen is especially interested in working with vulnerable and minority groups, creating safe spaces for full expression, physical explorations and creativity.
In the past two years she has created work with orchestras and quartets that explores alternative and heightened ways of experiencing classical music. Imogen is interested in challenging the traditional performance of classical music. To open up this form to new audiences and create experiences of listening and feeling music differently.
Imogen works as Creative Director for the music artist Zilla at Accidental Records. Album to be released summer 2017.
Imogen was awarded the Choreography for Children 2012 commission by Sadler’s Wells, Company of Angels and The Place.
OMG! premiered at The Place 6th February and Sadler's Wells 9th February 2013. The full production is available to watch under 'OMG!' title on the theatre page
ON CHESIL BEACH (Feature Film) directed by Dominic Cooke. LIL, co-directed by Sarah Frankcom and Imogen Knight for Hull City of Culture, 2017.
AGAINST, directed by Ian Rickson, Almeida Theatre, opening August 2017. KNIVES IN HENS, directed by Yael Farber, Donmar Warehouse, opening August 2017.
Theatre credits include:
2017 - SEVENTEEN (Lyric Hammersmith)
2017 - A WINTER'S TALE (ENO)
2016 - AMADEUS (Olivier, National Theatre)
2016 - THE EMPEROR (Young Vic, HOME Manchester, Theatre de la Ville Luxembourg)
2016 - THREEPENNY OPERA (Olivier, National Theatre)
2016 - LES BLANCS (Olivier, National Theatre)
2015 - LINDA (Royal Court Downstairs)
2015 - I WANT MY HAT BACK (National Theatre)
2015 - THE HOUR OF THE WOLF (The British Museum)
2015 - MEASURE FOR MEASURE (Young Vic Theatre)
2015 - OUR LADIES OF PERPETUAL SUCCOUR (NTS,Edinburgh Festival, UK Tour, Duke of Yorks Theatre 2017)
2015 - THE SKRIKER (MIF & Royal Exchange Theatre)
2015 - CARMEN DISRUPTION (Almeida)
2015 - A BROKEN HEART (SWP, The Globe)
2014 - GOD BLESS THE CHILD (Royal Court Upstairs)
2014 - TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE (SWP, The Globe)
2014 - DIRTY BUTTERFLY (Young Vic)
2014 - HAMLET (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester)
2014 - THE CRUCIBLE (Old Vic)
2014 - ARDEN OF FAVERSHAM (RSC)
2014 - PESTS (Royal Cout, Upstairs)
2014 - POWDER HER FACE (ENO)
2014 - BLINDSIDED (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester)
2013 - THE LADY'S NOT FOR WALKING LIKE AN EGYPTIAN (Oval House)
2013 - IN TIME O' STRIFE (National Theatre of Scotland)
2013 - EDWARD II (Olivier, National Theatre)
2013 - UNDER THE CARPET (De Stilte, Holland)
2013 - ADVENTURE/MISADVENTURE (Nick Field, Oval House)
2013 - THE HISTORY BOYS (Sheffield Crucible)
2013 - CANNIBALS (Manchester Royal Exchange)
2013 - THE LOW ROAD (Royal Court Downstairs)
2013 - A TIME TO REAP (Royal Court Upstairs)
2013 - OMG! (The Place & Saddler's Wells)
2013 - THE TURN OF THE SCREW (Almeida Theatre)
2012 - LET'S MAKE AN OPERA & THE LITTLE SWEEP (Malmo Opera House)
2012 - BUT I CD ONLY WHISPER (Arcola Theatre)
2012 - RED VELVET (Tricycle Theatre, NEW York & Garrick Theatre)
2012 - THE SOUND OF HEAVY RAIN (Paines Plough, Roundabout Season)
2012 - ONE DAY WHEN WE WERE YOUNG (Paines Plough, Roundabout Season)
2012 - THE TEMPEST (Watermill Theatre)
2012 - KING LEAR (Almeida Theatre)
2012 - TWELFTH NIGHT (Grosvenor Open Air Theatre)
2012 - MASTER'S, ARE YOU MAD? (Grosvenor Open Air Theatre)
2012 - LOVE LOVE LOVE (Royal Court Theatre)
2012 - FILAMENA (Almeida Theatre)
2012 - RE-BIRTH (Clean Break)
2012 - THE WELL AND BADLY LOVED (Oval House)
2012 - AN APPOINTMENT WITH THE WICKER MAN (NTS Tour & Edinburgh Fringe Festival)
2011 - COMPANY (Crucible Theatre, Sheffield) Assistant Choreographer to Lynne Page
2011 - THE MISSING (NTS Tour)
2011 - A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC (Budapest Opera Theatre) Re-staging of Trevor Nunns production.
2010 - MEASURE FOR MEASURE (Almeida Theatre)
2010 - CARMEN (Opera Holland Park) Assistant to Lynne Page
2010 - THE BOILER ROOM (Clean Break)
2009 - WHEN THE RAIN STOPS FALLING (Almeida Theatre)
2008 - DIDO, QUEEN OF CARTHAGE (National Theatre)
2008 - WUTHERING HEIGHTS (Birmingham Rep)
2007 - MARIANNE DREAMS (ALMEIDA THEATRE)
2014 - THE HOLLOW CROWN (BBC1)
2012 - CALL THE MIDWIFE (BBC1, Series 2)
2012 - CAMERA TEST (Cut Chorus)
2012 - THANK YOU (Age UK advertisement)
2011 - QUICKER (I Blame Coco, music video)
2011 - MEXICAN WAVE EXAM (Child Line, 3Angrymen Productions)
2011 - MY NAME IS RUTHIE SEGAL, HEAR ME ROAR (Knish Collective, Jewish Film Festival)
2010 - BIG GIRLS (Mika, music video) Assistant Choreographer
2009 - ROUND 10 (Dance on Screen, Channel 4, ABC Films)
Imogen also acted as a mentor, on behalf of Old Vic New Voices, for the young company Snuff Box Theatre on their production BITCH BOXER, which played at the 2012 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
She was movement director on THE HOLLOW CROWN (BBC1) directed by Dominic Cooke and choreographer on CALL THE MIDWIFE series 1 & 3, for BBC1, directed by China Moo Young. Imogen was the choreographer on MY NAME IS RUTHIE SEGAL, HEAR ME ROAR for the Jewish Film Festival 2009 and is choreographer for filmmaker and animator Jasmin Jordy. She has choreographed music videos for I BLAME COCO and MIKA, and commercials for Age UK and Childline.